An article in icNorthWales names honesty as a vital part of making online dating successful. The article warns however, that being honest does not necessarily equate to revealing everything about yourself.
Mistakes can be made in dating situations when a person is trying to be honest. According to the article, these mistakes include confusing honesty with self-criticism, revealing too much information too soon, telling your life history early on in the relationship, and detailing to your partner exactly what you want in a relationship right from the get go.
The article lists ways to avoid making these "honest" mistakes (pun intended) and some key tips on how to maintain honest communication. Read more here.